Living in and Around Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa Junior College is located in Santa Rosa, California. Incorporated in 1868, Santa Rosa is located within Sonoma County, which is made up of 23 cities.

The towns closest to campus are Santa Rosa, Windsor, Rohnert Park and Sebastopol. According to the United States Census Bureau, as of July of 2016

Santa Rosa has a population of 175,155

Windsor has a population of 27, 555

Rohnert Park has a population of 42,622

Sebastopol has a population of 7,678.

As you begin your search for the perfect place to live please keep in mind the distance of the rental to campus and your available transportation. Santa Rosa is a medium sized city spanning 107 square kilometers. Even though you see that an apartment complex is located in Santa Rosa it could be quite far from campus. Students may also want to look in the cities of Windsor and Rohnert Park for housing opportunities as both cities fall along the bus and SMART train transportation lines. Also, all three cities maintain many bike trails leading to the campus. We suggest that you use Google Maps to help you determine how far a possible rental is from campus. Your destination address (SRJC address) is 1501 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95401. The Transportation webpage of this Housing Guide provides links to information about public transportation options. SRJC students are able to ride city buses, county buses, and trains for free by just showing their SRJC student ID card.